Observation of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender based Violence by Bangladesh Nari Progati Sangha (BNPS) has gained a new momentum this year. Apart from participating in national and district level activities, BNPS grassroots women groups have been observing this international fortnight campaign by organising different programmes at their own localities.
The programmes include rally, human chain, distribution of IEC material, awareness meeting and cultural events at different schools and community centres located in Dhaka suburbs. The activities are around protesting the rise of crimes against women and girls, building awareness on the domestic violence act and strengthening local interventions to stop
violence against women